For us, there is only the trying. The rest is not our business.
Quote by TS Eliot
The progress of an artist is a continual self-sacrifice, a continual extinction of personality.
Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers.
The last temptation is the greatest treason: to do the right deed for the wrong...
There are men whose presence infuses trust and reverence.
My greatest trouble is getting the curtain up and down.
Those who trust us educate us
Our difficulties of the moment must always be dealt with somehow, but our permanent difficulties...
Fear is the tax which conscience pays to guilt
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.
Those who trust us educate us.
I will show you fear in a handful of dust.
Madame Sosostris, famous clairvoyante, Had a bad cold, nevertheless Is known to be the wisest...
Here undoubtedly lies the chief poetic energy: --in the force of imagination that pierces or...
For last year's words belong to last year's language and next year's words await another...
When we read of human beings behaving in certain ways, with the approval of the...
The years between fifty and seventy are the hardest. You are always being asked to...
To approach the stranger is to invite the unexpected, release a new force, let the...
Most of us who turn to any subject we love remember some morning or evening...
To read too many books is harmful.
Your sweet little book is a bizarre collection of out-of-context quotations, misquotations, misleading quotations, non...